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Ethical aspects of tragedy

a comparison of certain tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Seneca, and Shakespeare.

by Laura Jepsen

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Tragedies,
  • Tragedy,
  • Greek drama (Tragedy) -- History and criticism,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Classical and English,
  • Literature, Comparative -- English and classical,
  • Didactic drama -- History and criticism,
  • Mythology, Classical, in literature,
  • Literature and morals,
  • Ethics in literature

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1892 .J4 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 130 p.
    Number of Pages130
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4467683M
    ISBN 100404035663
    LC Control Number79153332

    Aspects of tragedy At the core of all the set texts is a tragic hero or heroine who is flawed in some way, who suffers and causes suffering to others and in all texts there is an interplay between what might be seen as villains and victims. Cooper tells the story from a personal viewpoint, as her niece Cheryl was killed in the explosion of TWA Flight It was this tragedy that inspired her to take a look at how journalists handle stories, explore the concept of ethics, and to do what she could to change the way journalists behaved unethically when covering tragic stories (Johannesen, ).

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    Hubris and Unethical Decision Making: The Tragedy of the Uncommon Article (Online only version available) in Journal of Business Ethics (1) April with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.   On Germans and Other Greeks: Tragedy and Ethical Life purports to test the hypothesis that an examination of how all six of these thinkers evaluate and appropriate tragic art "provides unique insights into the possibilities for the ethical and political assumptions working in those philosophers" (3).


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